Aaron Judge sets AL home run record: Yankees slugger hits No. 62 to top Roger Maris, break single-season mark

There is a new American League single-season home run king. Tuesday evening New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge swatted his 62nd home run of 2022, breaking a tie with Roger Maris. Maris of course hit 61 homers with the 1961 Yankees. Judge hit his 62nd homer against Texas Rangers righty Jesus Tinoco in the first … Read more

Trump’s latest delay tactic over Mar-a-Lago documents may not work for him at the Supreme Court

CNN — If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. The right wing Supreme Court majority built by ex-President Donald Trump has ruled just as conservatives had hoped on politically charged cases on abortion, climate and religion. Yet it has been far less tolerant of his efforts to block congressional investigators’ access to presidential … Read more

South Korea apologises after missile fired in response to North Korea test crashes | South Korea

South Korea’s military has apologised after a missile it launched during a drill on Tuesday malfunctioned and crashed to the ground, causing alarm among nearby residents who thought they were under attack from North Korea, which had test launched a missile earlier in the day. The live-fire drill, involving South Korea and the US, was … Read more

It’s Official, Bayonetta’s OG Voice Actor Won’t Be Returning For The Third Outing

Image: PlatinumGames, Nintendo PlatinumGames has confirmed Hellena Taylor – the voice of Bayonetta in the first two games, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and the animated movie Bayonetta: Bloody Fate – won’t be reprising her role in Bayonetta 3. Speaking to Game Informer, director Yusuke Miyata explained how “various overlapping circumstances” meant Taylor was unable to … Read more

Bank of England Bought No Bonds Today, after Buying only £22 Million on Monday, instead of £5 Billion per Day

Carefully communicating this isn’t a Pivot to QE but a temporary “backstop” to calm a panic. And it calmed the panic with minimal purchases. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. This was the infamous Pivot back to QE: The Bank of England announced on September 28 that it would buy up to £5 billion per … Read more

Long COVID could be linked to a totally different (and common) virus, new study finds

A number of factors may increase the risk of someone developing long COVID, aside from catching COVID itself. They include having asthma, Type 2 diabetes, or autoimmune conditions, and being female. Now researchers think prior exposure to another coronavirus—one that causes a common cold—may play a role in some patients. In the new study by … Read more